Busch Stadium (St. Louis)
Busch Stadium Ground Rule Particulars


The screened extension from the foul pole to the top of the outfield wall is treated as part of the foul pole:
  • Ball in flight striking extension: Home Run.
  • Ball striking the top of the outfield wall in fair territory then extension: Home Run.
  • Bounding ball (off the playing surface) striking the extension: Two Bases.

Batted ball in flight striking the top of the wall above the padding and rebounding onto playing field: In Play.

Fair batted bounding or thrown ball striking the safety railings on the inclined walls down the left field and right field lines in foul territory and rebounding onto the playing field: In Play.






Universal Ground Rules:

The Commissioner’s Office has issued the following Universal Ground Rules for use in all Major League ballparks this season. Ground Rules pertaining to individual parks are posted separately in those parks.